Series: World history
A comprehensive and colourful introduction to the Vikings, and their legacy as great explorers, dramatic storytellers, skilled craftsmen and ruthless raiders. Vividly describes Viking culture, including their gods, clothes, history and government, illustrated with stunning photographs, artwork, diagrams and cutaways. Includes maps, a timeline, a glossary of Viking terms and a who’s who of legendary Vikings, as well as a contents page and index to find information easily. With internet links to recommended websites with further information, video clips and virtual tours of Viking settlements.